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Jan 18

Sorry ASSE set for Nice spanking?

OGC Nice will attempt to press their claims for a top-five finish and compound AS Saint-Etienne’s miserable period when the pair meet at the Allianz Riviera on Sunday.

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Jan 18

Bordeaux show Gourvennec the door

Girondins de Bordeaux have relieved Jocelyn Gourvennec of his duties as head coach following the 2-0 Ligue 1 Conforama Week 21 defeat at home to SM Caen.

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Jan 18

The Breakdown: Week 21

Check out our comprehensive, match-by-match STATS-powered statistical analysis of all the Ligue 1 Conforama Week 21 action – post-game notes and exhaustive team and individual statistics – right here.

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Jan 18

Best of Week 21

The best goals, the best saves and the most interesting moments from an action-packed round of matches – check out our Best of Week 21 round-up.

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Jan 18

Week 21 Match Reports

All the match reports and video highlights from every game of Week 21 of Ligue 1 Conforama’s 2017-18 campaign.

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Jan 18

Week 21 review: Paris dazzle as Monaco slide continues

Neymar sparkled with four goals and two assists as PSG notched a record 8-0 home win over Dijon, looking more than ever favourites to reclaim their league title from Monaco, who slipped to fourth with a draw at home to Nice.

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Jan 17

Gradel holds nerve to clip Nantes’ wings

Max-Alain Gradel scored a penalty five minutes into added time to give struggling Toulouse the boost of a point with a 1-1 draw at home to in-form FC Nantes on Wednesday.

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Jan 17

Metz win again to keep hope alive

FC Metz swept aside AS Saint-Etienne 3-0 on Wednesday to extend their unbeaten run to five Ligue 1 Conforama games and raise hopes still further they can pull off a miraculous escape from relegation.

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Jan 17

Angers leapfrog Troyes in relegation scrap

Angers SCO lifted themselves out of the drop zone – with ESTAC Troyes replacing them – thanks to a 3-1 win over Jean-Louis Garcia’s side on Wednesday evening.

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Jan 17

Amiens hold Montpellier

Moussa Konaté scored late on for Amiens SC (72′) cancelling out Ellyes Skhiri’s first-half opener for Montpellier Hérault SC (33′) as it ended 1-1 at the Stade de la Licorne.

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Jan 17

Neymar nets quadruple, Cavani equals Ibra record

Neymar struck four times as Paris Saint-Germain demolished Dijon 8-0 at the Parc des Princes. Edinson Cavani’s goal took him level with Zlatan Ibrahimovic as club record scorer.

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Jan 17

Fekir and Aouar lift OL to second

Lyon ended Guingamp’s good run as they won 2-0 in Brittany to leap above Monaco and Olympique de Marseille to second place in the table. Nabil Fekir and Houssem Aouar scored the OL goals.

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Jan 17

André seals Rennes turnaround

Rennes scored twice in the last five minutes to ensure Christophe Galtier’s first home game as Lille coach resulted in a 2-1 loss.

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Jan 17

Mbappé: ‘No limits at PSG’

Paris Saint-Germain starlet Kylian Mbappé has told This is Paris on BeIN SPORTS he has set himself no limits with the Ligue 1 Conforama leaders and believes there is more to come from his partnership with Neymar Jr and Edinson Cavani.

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Jan 17

Favre: ‘Balotelli is a lot better’

Mario Balotelli is “a lot better than last season” but remains “a work in progress” Nice coach Lucien Favre has said after seeing his star forward strike twice in Tuesday’s derby draw with AS Monaco.

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Jan 17

Week 21 reactions

Paris Saint-Germain’s biggest ever home win had coach Unai Emery purring, and looking for more in the weeks ahead. Dijon FCO coach Olivier Dall’Oglio admitted the 8-0 loss at the Parc des Princes was embarrassing. Reactions…

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